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Trains to go 'silent' by year-end as railways drops power cars, to run on overhead electric supply

The railways is in the process of converting its Linke Hofmann Bosche coaches, which use two power cars at either end for its power supply, into the HOG system.

Trains 'on demand', free of 'waiting' on Delhi-Mumbai, Delhi-Howrah routes in next 4 years: Railways

Construction of a dedicated freight corridor will enable cargo traffic to move from the existing lines, allowing more passenger trains to run on them, a railway official said.

Delhi railway police helpline flooded with requests to get pizzas, burgers delivered

The railway police in Delhi is having a tough time as a bulk of phone calls — about 80 per cent — on its helpline per day is related to requests for pizza delivery, mobile recharges or other such trivial matters.

Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat trains to ply from Navratras

According to the official, 15 trainsets will be rolled out in 2020 whereas 25 trains will be rolled out in 2021.

Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat Express to begin operations before festival season: Railway Board Chairman

"The Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat Express has completed all trials and will be run before the festival season begins from October," Vinod Kumar Yadav said.

Railway Claims Tribunal coming up in Allahabad

This will be the 20th bench of the Railway Claims Tribunal in the country.

Gurugram Rapid Metro in trouble. Here's why no one wants to run it

The SPVs of IL&FS which have been running the Metro served termination notices stating breach of contract.

Fate of Gurugram Rapid Metro to be decided on September 17

After commercial operation of first phase in November 2013 and second phase in March 2017, RMGL had expected to get ridership of high-end office-goers and residents of new Gurugram living in DLF city.

Turn 150 railway stations 'green' by 2020: MoS Railways Suresh Angadi to officials

"I call upon the CII and the railways to work together to make 150 of its stations green in the coming year to coincide with Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary," Suresh Angadi said.

Team of 80 will lay suburban rail track

K-RIDE to recruit experts from fields such as civil, mechanical, electrical engineering, signalling, safety, human resource, finance for implementation.

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train fare to be around Rs 3,000

The bullet train corridor will have 12 stations across its 508-km stretch between Ahmedabad and Mumbai.

Automakers want to increase freight carriage through railways, ask for improved infrastructure

Automakers want to increase freight carriage through railways, ask for improved infrastructure

This comes as the national transporter announced a series of measures to boost demand from the industry including waiving off of certain freight charges temporarily.

Passengers at 400 railway stations to soon be served tea in kulhads

Passengers at 400 railway stations to soon be served tea in kulhads

Railways is already using pottery products at Varanasi and Rae Bareilly railway stations in Uttar Pradesh.

Free rail travel insurance of Rs 25 lakh each for Delhi-Lucknow Tejas passengers

Free rail travel insurance of Rs 25 lakh each for Delhi-Lucknow Tejas passengers

No concessions, privileges or duty passes will be allowed on these trains.

Railways to instal water bottle crushers in 407 stations in metro cities

Railways to instal water bottle crushers in 407 stations in metro cities

"Indian Railways also undertook massive 'Shramdaan' with participation from all stakeholders on plastic waste collection on the first day of SHS today.

Railways to pay passengers using plastic bottle crushers at stations

Railways to pay passengers using plastic bottle crushers at stations

In his Independence Day speech, Modi had appealed to the nation to eliminate single-use plastic and find alternatives to plastic water bottles on a priority basis.

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